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  • Largest companies by revenue in each state

    Largest companies by revenue in each state

    Thursday, July 10 2014 8:01 PM EDT2014-07-11 00:01:10 GMT
    Broadview Networks recently decided to find out the biggest -- by revenue -- company in each state in the US.The company used the Fortune 500 list to start with, but needed data by state, so it turned to Hoover's.With data from that company, they were able to search through each state's list of companies and then find the largest -- by revenue.Just flip through the list above and see who is the biggest in each state, what town they are based and their revenue.
    Broadview Networks recently decided to find out the biggest -- by revenue -- company in each state in the US.The company used the Fortune 500 list to start with, but needed data by state, so it turned to Hoover's.With data from that company, they were able to search through each state's list of companies and then find the largest -- by revenue.Just flip through the list above and see who is the biggest in each state, what town they are based and their revenue.
  • Parts of Durham once again flood as business owner looks for relief

    Parts of Durham once again flood as business owner looks for relief

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:20:30 GMT
    Several inches of rain created flooding in parts of Durham on Monday.
    Several inches of rain created flooding in parts of Durham on Monday.
  • Texas school district continues to poach NC teachers

    Texas school district continues to poach NC teachers

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:14 AM EDT2014-07-22 15:14:13 GMT
    In May, the Houston Independent placed an ad in the News & Observer about a job fair on May 31 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Raleigh.In May, the Houston Independent placed an ad in the News & Observer about a job fair on May 31 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Raleigh.
    The Houston Independent School District in Texas is once again poaching teachers from North Carolina.
    The Houston Independent School District in Texas is once again poaching teachers from North Carolina.
  • Adorable grandpa drops canes, busts a move at wedding

    Adorable grandpa drops canes, busts a move at wedding

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:08 AM EDT2014-07-22 13:08:22 GMT
    An adorable grandpa became the life of the party when he tossed his canes during a wedding dance.? The video was posted to YouTube on July 21, 2014.Watch the video and enjoy.
    An adorable grandpa became the life of the party when he tossed his canes during a wedding dance.? The video was posted to YouTube on July 21, 2014.Watch the video and enjoy.
  • Durham worker says he was let go after receiving back pay

    Durham worker says he was let go after receiving back pay

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:32 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:32:25 GMT
    Michael David said Dayeco Construction owed him a paycheck for more than six weeks of work.Michael David said Dayeco Construction owed him a paycheck for more than six weeks of work.
    A Durham man said he was let go by his employer after finally getting a paycheck that he'd waited six weeks to receive.
    A Durham man said he was let go by his employer after finally getting a paycheck that he'd waited six weeks to receive.
  • The Clueless Chick: National Hot Dog Day

    The Clueless Chick: National Hot Dog Day

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:00 AM EDT2014-07-22 09:00:20 GMT
    Wednesday is National Hot Dog Day, which means it's the perfect excuse to fire up the grill for a little mid-week cookout. And what would National Hot Dog Day be without hot dog inspired party ideas from our party planning expert Jennifer Durbin.
    Wednesday is National Hot Dog Day, which means it's the perfect excuse to fire up the grill for a little mid-week cookout. And what would National Hot Dog Day be without hot dog inspired party ideas from our party planning expert Jennifer Durbin.
  • AK-47 sales surge, some NC gun dealers report

    AK-47 sales surge, some NC gun dealers report

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:56 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:56:38 GMT
    Fuquay Gun is one of several firearms dealers reporting increased AK-47 sales in the last few days.Fuquay Gun is one of several firearms dealers reporting increased AK-47 sales in the last few days.
    Firearms dealers say sales of semi-automatic AK-47 rifles are surging amid concerns of a possible shortage of Russian-made versions.
    Firearms dealers say sales of semi-automatic AK-47 rifles are surging amid concerns of a possible shortage of Russian-made versions.
  • ACC Kickoff: New QB for State, new talent at UNC

    ACC Kickoff: New QB for State, new talent at UNC

    Monday, July 21 2014 6:17 PM EDT2014-07-21 22:17:39 GMT
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    The ACC Kickoff is Monday in Greensboro, and coaches from UNC, Duke and N.C. State are analzying their seasons.
    The ACC Kickoff is Monday in Greensboro, and coaches from UNC, Duke and N.C. State are analzying their seasons.
  • Take Me To The King: A Book By Joel Wiggins

    Take Me To The King: A Book By Joel Wiggins

    Monday, July 21 2014 1:10 PM EDT2014-07-21 17:10:46 GMT
    Valonda Calloway and Joel WigginsValonda Calloway and Joel Wiggins
    Prepare to have the very core of what you’ve believed to be your foundational truths challenged. Get comfortable being uncomfortable in your thinking about traditional religion. And be okay with self-examination on a whole new level. Unlike the award-winning gospel smash, this Take Me To The King is NOT for entertainment purposes only and is definitely intended for spiritually mature audiences. Journey with author and successful entrepreneur, Joel Wiggins, as he explores the current state of ...
    Prepare to have the very core of what you’ve believed to be your foundational truths challenged. Get comfortable being uncomfortable in your thinking about traditional religion. And be okay with self-examination on a whole new level. Unlike the award-winning gospel smash, this Take Me To The King is NOT for entertainment purposes only and is definitely intended for spiritually mature audiences. Journey with author and successful entrepreneur, Joel Wiggins, as he explores the current state of ...
  • Orange Co. votes not to add voting on Sunday, will expand hours

    Orange Co. votes not to add voting on Sunday, will expand hours

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 5:14 PM EDT2014-07-22 21:14:45 GMT
    The Orange County Board of Elections voted against Sunday voting at a packed meeting Tuesday, but did vote to expand hours during the week.
    The Orange County Board of Elections voted against Sunday voting at a packed meeting Tuesday, but did vote to expand hours during the week.
  • Body of 11-year-old swimmer found in Myrtle Beach

    Body of 11-year-old swimmer found in Myrtle Beach

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:41 AM EDT2014-07-21 15:41:21 GMT

     

    The body of the 11-year-old child who was missing in the surf Saturday night, was found Monday morning 
  • Shumuriel Ratliff

    Shumuriel Ratliff

    Shumuriel, a North Carolina native, is thrilled to be back in the Tar Heel state as a general assignment reporter for WNCN.
    Shumuriel, a North Carolina native, is thrilled to be back in the Tar Heel state as a general assignment reporter for WNCN.
  • 175-year-old Hillsborough inn faces demolition

    175-year-old Hillsborough inn faces demolition

    Friday, July 11 2014 11:36 PM EDT2014-07-12 03:36:21 GMT
    A Hillsborough building with 175 years of history could soon come down board by board.
    A Hillsborough building with 175 years of history could soon come down board by board.
  • Community rallies to stop move of Franklin Co. principal

    Community rallies to stop move of Franklin Co. principal

    Monday, July 21 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-07-22 03:28:15 GMT
    Parents, students and teachers protested a decision to move the Terrell Lane Middle School principal to another school.Parents, students and teachers protested a decision to move the Terrell Lane Middle School principal to another school.
    Parents, students and teachers protested a decision to move the Terrell Lane Middle School principal to another school.
    Parents, students and teachers protested a decision to move the Terrell Lane Middle School principal to another school.
  • State: Ex-Tarboro town manager used funds inappropriately

    State: Ex-Tarboro town manager used funds inappropriately

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 7:10 PM EDT2014-07-22 23:10:06 GMT

    The state auditor’s report determined that the former town manager “made nearly $366,000 of purchases" that were inappropriate.

    The state auditor’s report determined that the former town manager “made nearly $366,000 of purchases" that were inappropriate.

  • WNCN's Education Town Hall explores teacher salaries, Common Core

    WNCN's Education Town Hall explores teacher salaries, Common Core

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-07-17 02:31:50 GMT

    Educators and citizens packed WNCN’s Education Town Hall Wednesday night in Raleigh.

    Educators and citizens packed WNCN’s Education Town Hall Wednesday night in Raleigh.

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